A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.27 (ml/mb) was reported 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Brenas in Puerto Rico on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: pr2021068006. Event ids that are associated: us7000dhe9, pr2021068006. The temblor was reported at 10:09:45 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/03/21 / 2021-03-09 10:09:45 / March 9, 2021 @ 10:09 am. Exact location of event, depth 31 km, -66.4285° West, 18.91° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31 km (19 miles).
Nearby country/countries, Puerto Rico (c. 3 917 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Canovanas, Barranquitas, San Isidro. Epicenter of the event was 60 km (37 miles) from San Juan (c. 418 100 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Bayamón (c. 203 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Carolina (c. 170 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Guaynabo (c. 81 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Trujillo Alto (c. 54 200 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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